"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
it was a poem about everything."
                     --Steven Wright

Appropriate Preposition:

  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.